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Clock and watchmaking in Colchester, England a history of provincial clock making from the fifteenth to the nineteenth centuries in the oldest recorded town in Great Britain. by Mason, Bernard

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Published by Country Life in Feltham .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • England,
  • Colchester,
  • Colchester.

Subjects:

  • Clock and watch making -- England -- Colchester -- History.,
  • Clock and watch makers -- England -- Colchester.

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsTS543.G7 M3
The Physical Object
Pagination436 p.
Number of Pages436
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5723434M
ISBN 100600430758
LC Control Number70435489
OCLC/WorldCa45669

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